Bolt, Johann Friedrich (1769 Berlin 1836). Male half-length portrait to the right. Etching. 2 × 2⅜ in (5 × 5.9 cm).
“ Since 1779 art pupil at the Academy where he made friends with his class-mate J. G. Schadow … while the print room preserves a comprehensive collection of his own works among which the figure studies in red chalk stand out artistically.
For the Berlin local research
the great number of portrait drawings is of importance ”
(Gero Seelig, Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon XII, 1996, 415).
Offer no. 12,119 / EUR 46. (c. US$ 53.) + shipping
“ Many years ago I bought from you the print/litho from Mourot ‘Sophia....’ We are still very happy with this acquisition. For my collection and family history/genealogy I am looking for some very special prints … ”
(Mijnheer P. van de W., May 19, 2012)